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Frogmen eliminates dangers for beach volleyball at Universiade

(People's Daily Online)

13:30, August 18, 2011

Photo, taken on Aug. 17, shows two frogmen working under the sea to eliminate dangers for the beach volleyball at Shenzhen 2011 Summer Universiade.(Xinhua/Ding Xu)

Edited and Translated by Han Shasha, People's Daily Online

On Aug. 17, frogmen from a Shenzhen special border guard unit eliminate dangers under the sea near Dameisha scenic area where the Summer Universiade beach volleyball competition is to be hold.

This unit, established in 2008, as an elite force, will safeguard the maritime security during the Shenzhen Universiade. Dubbed "Sea Dragon," every member possesses superb military skills and excels at swimming, grappling, shooting, and boat driving.

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